Category Archives: D is for Dope

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Second time around (so much better, baby)…

Last weekend my friend John took me to his favorite thrift store. Pretty sure he didn’t know how much I love other people’s junk or that I needed a small…

Meet Sam & Shaka of Art Comes First

I wanna be friends with Sam Lambert and Shaka Maidoh, the remarkable minds behind the revolving collective, Art Comes First (ACF). You may have seen them on IG rolling with the…

D is for Double Dutch

“Mama exhorted her children at every opportunity to ‘jump at the sun.’ We might not land on the sun, but at least we would get off the ground. ” ―…

Saturday Morning Slow Jams

When I thought about sharing HBG Cartoon love I forgot about all the work I needed to finish in real life this week. Seriously, two exams, one presentation and oh…

Happy Dwelentines Day~

You know what time it is? Yep…it’s time to share the Love. Love Ultra that is. Last year our Happy Brown Girl cohort Deanna Cope created the awesome Valentines Day…

Meet Rasar Amani

In another lifetime ago, I spent my Friday nights tucked away in a studio made of straw. Okay…maybe it wasn’t made of straw, but in the seven years since my…

The Royale

My mom was a theater major at Antioch College. As a little girl en route to one of our first shows, I remember her telling me about her final project, bringing an original production…